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Central Italy hit by devastating quake killing hundreds, rescue efforts ongoing
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Central Italy hit by devastating quake killing hundreds, rescue efforts ongoing

The death toll from Wednesday’s earthquake in central Italy now stands at more than 250 with dozens more still believed to be trapped. Aftershock after aftershock have rocked the devastated areas, hampering search efforts. Hwang Hojun has the updates. An

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Trump and other G7 leaders to talk global economy and trade
Political Dialogue and Institutional Reform Needed to Resolve the Crisis in Ukraine
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Political Dialogue and Institutional Reform Needed to Resolve the Crisis in Ukraine

WEYMOUTH: OK, so we have the great honor this morning — I’m Lally Weymouth, the senior associate editor of the Washington Post, and we have the great honor at the Council to have with us this morning the Italian minister

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World War 2: A History of WWII (Part 1) – Full Documentary
Banking Explained – Money and Credit
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Banking Explained – Money and Credit

The international banking system is an enigma. There are more than 30,000 different banks worldwide and they hold unbelievable amounts of assets. The top 10 banks alone account for roughly 25 Trillion U.S. Dollars. Today, banking can seem very complex,

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One of the Worst Man-Made Disasters in History
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One of the Worst Man-Made Disasters in History

NARRATOR: 1957. 70 miles from Venice, amid the cliffs and gorges of Italy’s Vajont River Valley, work begins on the Vajont Hydroelectric Dam. Crucial to the dam’s operation is a vast reservoir that can hold 44 billion gallons of water.

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Dramatic footage of the Italian Navy airlifting passengers from ferry blaze
The European Union Explained*
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The European Union Explained*

Where, is the European Union? Obviously here somewhere, but much like the the European continent itself, which has an unclear boundary, the European Union also has some fuzzy edges to it. To start, the official members of the European Union

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